Owen grew up in Quebec City and graduated with honours from the Journalism department at Concordia University. While studying, he worked as a Teacher's Assistant, running workshops and classes for students, learning radio and television recording.
After graduating, he went to South Korea to teach English and quickly became head teacher at his academy. He taught over 100 students whom he taught for more than two years before coming back home, to Canada.
Owen is also a globetrotter. He has visited nearly 30 countries in the Americas, Europe and Asia. In his spare time, he likes to play the piano and guitar, and he is an avid reader. He is passionate about teaching and believes anyone can learn if they have the right teachers to guide them.